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Welcome to the Dynamic Digest, a weekly recap of the latest news happening in our industry. Want the pulse of what’s going on in enterprise software and analytics, performance management, cloud computing, data, and other like topics? We got you covered! This week in the world of ...
We are rapidly moving to a brave new world of interconnected smart homes, cars, offices and factories known as the Internet of Things (IoT). Sensors and monitoring devices will touch every part of our lives. Let's take a closer look at the Internet of Things. The Internet of Things is...
Seven. Those are the number of days we’re excitedly counting down until AppDynamics AppSphere 2015. And partners are playing a huge role at our second annual global user conference. In true AppDynamics fashion, we’re rolling out the red carpet for our entire community,...
Welcome to the Dynamic Digest, a weekly recap of the latest news happening in our industry. Want the pulse of what’s going on in enterprise software and analytics, performance management, cloud computing, data, and other like topics? We got you covered! This week in the world of ...
Gartner analyst Cameron Haight did a survey Survey Analysis: End-User Experience Monitoring Is the Critical Dimension for Enterprise APM Consumers (Gartner clients only) over the summer across users about their APM implementations. There are several key areas where the data is quite te...
Retail as we know it is about to change. Retail Systems Research conducted a study, The Internet of Things in Retail: Great Expectations, and found that 80% of respondents agreed: the Internet of Things will drastically change the way companies do business in the next three years. Huge...
Think back to the hazy days of early web-page development on the Internet. You saw many pages hand-coded in HTML — dynamic pages that could produce and display different content to customize a visitor’s experience were just a dream in a programmer’s eye. Then the firs...
Welcome to the Dynamic Digest, a weekly recap of the latest news happening in our industry. Want the pulse of what’s going on in enterprise software and analytics, performance management, cloud computing, data, and other like topics? We got you covered! This week in the world of ...
With the tech industry growing at its remarkable pace, it justifiably comes with a concentrated talent pool including some of the world’s brightest innovators and game changers. Diversity and inclusion efforts has become, more than ever, a prioritized mission for every technology compa...
With AppDynamics AppSphere™ 2015 less than three weeks away, our lineup of awesome speakers, presenters, customers, and partners continues to grow stronger each day.  I’m thrilled to announce that Red Hat will serve as our lead sponsor for our second annual AppSphere in Las Vegas. As a...
Online shopping is one of the biggest drivers of revenue and customer loyalty for the retail industry, especially during holiday season. However, preparing for the holidays comes with its own requirements for stakeholders as well. Any potential downtime or system crashes can directly i...
Welcome to the Dynamic Digest, a weekly recap of the latest news happening in our industry. Want the pulse of what’s going on in enterprise software and analytics, performance management, cloud computing, data, and other like topics? We got you covered! This week in the world of ...
Less than a month away from AppDynamics AppSphere™ 2015 and we still have so much more to share! We’re excited to announce an expanded keynote lineup, and our Birds of a Feather roundtable networking event, along with the rest of our jam-packed agenda at the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, ...
Python is a programming language that is useful for writing quick and simple scripts, but it is also a good language to use for creating large-scale full-blown applications. Even massive operations like YouTube use Python to deliver their content over the Web. Python is easy to learn f...
Welcome to the Dynamic Digest, a weekly recap of the latest news happening in our industry. Want the pulse of what’s going on in enterprise software and analytics, performance management, cloud computing, data, and other like topics? We got you covered! This week in the world of ...
This blog post is based on the Jostle case study I recently had the chance to catch up with Teg Ryan, director of technical operations at Jostle — an award-winning Vancouver-based software design firm. Jostle’s primary objective is to build “a radically better intranet” for every...
This article originally appeared on LinkedIn Essential to Successful Ecommerce Back in the day, everybody expected synchronous behavior from business applications and web sites. Click a link and wait for a response – while in the meantime, the technology is doing whatev...
Before you jump into creating KPIs for your Oracle database, clearly state and test your assumptions right up front. That has to come first. Otherwise, you’ll go down a blind alley many times trying to achieve better performance that will never happen because your assumptions wer...
Welcome to the Dynamic Digest, a weekly recap of the latest news happening in our industry. Want the pulse of what’s going on in enterprise software and analytics, performance management, cloud computing, data, and other like topics? We got you covered! This week in the world of ...
This week we have seen that a new APM “research” report has been released by Research in Action, a small Independent Research and Consulting organization in Germany, which consists of one individual. This report focuses on ‘Next Generation Application Performance Management: The Top 20...
Ever since I was a kid, I’ve been a bookworm with my nose always stuck in some reading material. These days, I’m still a constant reader, though almost everything I read now is on-line on one device or another. I’ve written before about the importance of performance f...
Holiday season for retailers this year means a little more than just stocking online inventory and extending shopping hours. Today’s software-defined retailers need to rely on the few days of holiday shopping season to determine their business’ ultimate success. That requir...
If you don’t follow politics, you might not have noticed that there are actually two parties with candidates vying to become their party’s nominee for the general election. Well, the Democrats have just held their first debate, and like the Republicans, we’ve been mon...
Welcome to the Dynamic Digest, a weekly recap of the latest news happening in our industry. Want the pulse of what’s going on in enterprise software and analytics, performance management, cloud computing, data, and other like topics? We got you covered! This week in the world of techno...
Today’s connected world is moving from devices towards things, what this means is that by using increasingly low cost sensors embedded in devices we can create many new use cases. These span across use cases in cities, vehicles, home, offices, factories, retail environments, worksites,...
Gartner Symposium is the high level CIO conference to attend. In this venue Gartner unveils new thinking including new predictions, surveys, and other insights into how people and technology will solve the problems of the future.   Highlights Introduction to the algorithmic econom...
What happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas – except when you tweet about it. With more than 18,000 people in attendance at Amazon Web Services’ re:Invent – you can be sure there plenty of tweets. We highlighted a few of our favorites: 1.  That time it rained in Vegas…in Oc...
In purely technical terms, io.js is a fork of Node.js—they are both JavaScript runtime environments that streamline the process of developing server-side applications. However, the relationship between these two open source projects is more complex than the term ‘fork’...
Welcome to the Dynamic Digest, a weekly recap of the latest news happening in our industry. Want the pulse of what’s going on in enterprise software and analytics, performance management, cloud computing, data, and other like topics? We got you covered! This week in the world of ...
This article originally appeared on the Intellyx website Management consultants and pundits love to bandy about the phrases business agility and business velocity as though they meant the same thing. In reality, however, these are related, but very different concept...
We’ve been working hard at the office these days to gear up for another year of AppSphere, the ultimate technology and business conference for the software-defined world. Along with the best in thought leadership, training, and networking in the industry, expect to take advantage of mo...
The AppDynamics and Amazon Web Services (AWS) relationship grows stronger each year, with marquee joint customers such as Nasdaq. Our Application Intelligence Platform continues to evolve enabling enterprises to manage their cloud applications more efficiently and gain complete visibil...
Welcome to the Dynamic Digest, a weekly recap of the latest news happening in our industry. Want the pulse of what’s going on in enterprise software and analytics, performance management, cloud computing, data, and other like topics? We got you covered! This week in the world of ...
This article series has covered a lot of ground: it presented an overview of application performance management (APM), it identified the challenges in implementing an APM strategy, it proposed a top-5 list of important metrics to measure to assess the health of an enterprise Node.js ap...
Earlier today we announced to the company and in a press release an exciting new stage in the growth of AppDynamics. We have brought on David Wadhwani as CEO while I take on a new role of Executive Chairman and Chief Strategist. With David as my partner focused on scaling the company, ...
In 1958, Disney made a prediction of the automotive industry. Disney expected that “speed, safety and comfort” would be the keynotes of tomorrow’s cars and highways. In this video about the “cars of tomorrow” (which we can surmise to mean cars of today sin...
Hackathon: A hackathon, also known as a codefest, is a social coding event that brings computer programmers and other interested people together to improve upon or build a new software program (TechTarget). This month, over one hundred employees piled into conference rooms and meeting ...
Over the course of the 2016 presidential election, we are synthetically monitoring the performance of the major candidates’ website home pages. Each month and for specific occasions like debates, we are producing an index from those measurements to see how performance changes ove...
Having silo’d monitoring toolsets will often provide more trouble than they’re worth. All too often, monitoring tools don’t work well together, provide conflicting data, or just simply can’t diagnose the problem. In a War Room scenario — where people from ...
Welcome to the Dynamic Digest, a weekly recap of the latest news happening in our industry. Want the pulse of what’s going on in enterprise software and analytics, performance management, cloud computing, data, and other like topics? We got you covered! This week in the tech worl...